Lesley Ann Warren

Lesley Ann Warren ( born August 16, 1946 in New York City, New York ) is an American actress.


Lesley Ann Warren was in 1965 for the film The Sound of Music on the possible occupation list and also in 1978 for Superman as Lois Lane. In both cases, however, other actresses got the role.

After a series of television appearances began her film career in 1967, when Walt Disney cast her in the past yet it is monitoring feature film The Happiest Millionaire on the side of Fred MacMurray and Tommy Steele. Another Disney musical, The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band (1968), also offered her the chance to demonstrate her singing talent.

Since then stood convinced a vegetarian for more than 70 feature films in front of camera, including The Thieving Magpie (1987 ), The Cop ( 1988) Baja Oklahoma ( 1988), Color of Night (1994 ) with Bruce Willis, The Bible - Joseph (1995 ) Hate - Hate (1997 ) Love Kills (1998) and Richie Rich - The Christmas Wish (1998). One of her greatest successes marked Blake Edwards ' comedy of Victor / Victoria (1982). The supporting role as hydrogen- blonde mistress of James Garner brought her an Academy Award and Golden Globe nomination.

In addition to her film career, graduated from Warren numerous appearances in television series, including Cobra, accept, Will & Grace, Crossing Jordan - pathologist with profile, Touched by an Angel, Columbo and Desperate Housewives, in which they see as an eccentric mother of actress Teri Hatcher had. Added to this was an appearance as a guest star on The Muppet Show.

Previously, she was married twice: from 1967 to 1977 with the film producer Jon Peters and since January 16, 2000 Ron Taft. With Jon Peters she has a son, Christopher Peters, who is also an actor.

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